21 new COVID-related deaths in Quebec

21 new COVID-related deaths in Quebec

UPDATE DAY

Quebec records 21 new deaths linked to COVID-19. The province also has 2,146 people hospitalized, including 67 in intensive care.  

THE SITUATION IN QUEBEC AS OF AUGUST 3, 2022

– 1,151,659 people infected (+1,505*)

– 15,992 deaths (+21)

– 5,053 healthcare workers absent for COVID-related reasons

– 2146 people hospitalized (+20)

* 179 admissions

* 159 discharges

– 67 people in intensive care (+ 8)

* 13 entries

* 5 exits

– 13,639 samples taken on July 1

– 270,079 self-reported rapid tests so far, including 225,747 positives: 382 reported for yesterday, including 327 positives. 

* The number of cases listed is not representative of the situation since access screening centers is restricted to priority clienteles.